History of Great Stambridge

Old jetty at Barton Hall Creek, Great Stambridge.
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History of Great Stambridge >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

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Note: the directory lists the names in the following order: Surname, First Name. It also abbreviates names. These have been reversed and typed in full to assist research.

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George Aylett, wheelwright
William Gathercole, beer seller
Thomas Marsh, baker and shopkeeper
George Nash, shoemaker
Charles Pavitt, parish clerk
Rev. Edmund Henry Penny, M.A., rector
Robert Robinson, carpenter
John Turner, harness maker
Mrs Wenden, oyster merchant, etc.
Mrs Elizabeth Whittingham, blacksmith
William Whittingham, blacksmith and wheelwright

William Thomas Allen, Esq., Hampton Barns
Charles Barnard
Robert Harper
Mrs Mary Mosa
William Rankin Hugh, and miller, Hall
Samuel Robjent, Motts and Springs
George Willis
Joseph Reeve
John Daines Witney, Stewarts

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Great Stambridge - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Great Stambridge - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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